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Materials that are commonly found in musical instruments – such as the ivory on bows, mother-of-pearl adorning saxophone keys and Brazilian rosewood on xylophones and marimbas –are considered endangered species.
The all-weather instruments look like variations of xylophones, chimes and drums.
Zion, who recently celebrated his 1st birthday, just started walking and likes to play with his toy xylophone and drums.
Mura Masa is also fond of harps, xylophones and other metallic-sounding tones that may not have real-world equivalents but still clink precisely, then disappear, harking back to the patterns of Minimalist composers like Steve Reich.
Onstage were four timpani, a bass drum, snare drum, side drum, a large gong, cymbals, xylophone, castanets, vibraphone, glockenspiel, woodblock, whip-crack and triangle.
Drummer Glenn Kotche did a debut experimental performance with Eau Claire singer-songwriter (and Bon Iver drummer) S. Carey, leaning heavily on chimes, xylophone and light jazz drumming.
Yes, that’s a cheat because there were no xylophones on site.
In addition to the usual drums, bass and guitars, the 12-piece group has a grand piano, multiple electronic keyboards, percussion, a xylophone, harmonicas, woodwinds.
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